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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-Non-Hispanic White

Have you ever lied to family members or friends about how much you gamble or how much
money you have lost gambling?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,378 38 3.6 2.4- 5.3 1,340 96.4 94.7-97.6
-Non-Hispanic White 984 16 2.2 1.2- 3.8 968 97.8 96.2-98.8
GENDER
Male 523 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 461 *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 153 *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-44 137 *** *** *** *** *** ***
45-54 186 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 233 *** *** *** 233 100 . - .
65-74 202 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 70 *** *** *** 70 100 . - .
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 221 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 326 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 384 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 136 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 163 *** *** *** 163 100 . - .
$75,000+ 332 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 255 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 727 *** *** *** *** *** ***
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 233 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 750 *** *** *** *** *** ***
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 154 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 830 *** *** *** *** *** ***
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 233 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Regional City or Suburban County 244 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 508 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 595 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unemployed 23 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 252 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 11 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 55 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 638 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 170 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 368 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 447 *** *** *** *** *** ***

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*Asked of respondents who reported they gambled or played any games for money.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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